Swimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. The Bryan YMCA offers swim lessons for all ages, swim teams, Masters swim, adaptive swim, water fitness and more. Swim year-round in our heated, indoor pools and swim with the folks that created group swim lessons!
For more information contact James Wright, Bryan Associate Executive Director at 336.478.9622.
Lap Swim Contest
Join our 100 mile swimming contest and earn the chance to win a year's membership.
GCY and Bryan YMCA offer competitive swim team programs for adults.
Private Swim Lessons
The Bryan YMCA offers Private Swim Lessons year ’round. Though spaces are very limited in the summer months and can not always be accommodated during that time, but the Group Lessons have many spaces and are effective for most children.
$20 for members and $30 for non-members per 30 minute session.
To register please complete the Private Swim Lesson form and return it to the front desk. Within 1 week one of the swim lesson instructors will contact you to set up your first session.
For more information please contact James Wright at 336.478.9622.
The Bryan YMCA offers group swim lessons all year round, with classes available for all persons ages 6 months and up! Sessions are scheduled for 6-weeks in length; each class will meet once a week for eight weeks. Registration will continue until all classes are full.
Swim Starters: For all children ages 6-36 months (with parents)!
Swim Basics: For all students ages 3 & up!
Swim Strokes: For all students ages 3 & up!
WINTER SESSION I: January 7th – February 16th
Registration Opens: November 15th *
SPRING SESSION I: February 25th – April 6th
Registration Opens: January 15th *
SPRING SESSION II: April 22nd – June 1st
Registration Opens: March 15th *
SUMMER SESSION I: June 17th – August 1st
Registration Opens: May 15th *
Cost per 6-week Session: $36 for members or $60 for non-members
Swim Lesson Reward Program
Three consecutive sessions of swim lessons must be completed at the same YMCA to qualify. You can earn $15 off future lessons as long as all classes are registered before 3/31/2019.
Swim Team - GCY Makos
The GCY (Greensboro Community YMCA) Swim Team is the YMCA of Greensboro's Year Round swim team for children 5 and up! There are short course, long course, national, seasonal and so many more training options.
Swim Team - Bears
Bears Summer Swim Team
The YMCA Bears Summer Swim Team is the YMCA of Greensboro swim team! Join us as we compete against swim teams all around Greensboro!
*Fee includes all practices, meets, city meet fees, CSA dues, team swim cap and team t-shirt. Extra fees for a team swim suit and City Meet parking may apply. Please note that all swimmers MUST have a YMCA family or program membership to be eligible to swim.
Dates: May 14th – July 15
Practice Days: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays
CUBS (Ages 8 & Under): 5:30pm – 6:15pm
POLARS (Ages 9 & 10): 6:15pm – 7:15pm
GRIZZLIES (Ages 11 & Up): 7:15pm – 8:30pm
All practices are offered at the Bryan Family YMCA All practices are offered at the Bryan Family YMCA Lap Pool.
Water Fitness Classes
Water Exercise is members $18/non-members $48 before the first of the month.
Price after the first of the month: members $20/non-members $53.
This includes all classes.